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by Gilman, Dorothy, 1923- Amazing Mrs. Pollifax; Wouk, Herman, 1915- Winds of war; Canning, Victor. Runaways
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The amazing Mrs. Pollifax / by Dorothy Gilman -- The winds of war / by Herman Wouk -- The runaways / by Victor Canning
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by Byars, Betsy Cromer; Rogers, Jackie
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With a young brother in the hospital, a grandfather in jail, and their mother traveling with a rodeo, Maggie and Vern try to settle family problems
Topics: Brothers and sisters, Family problems, Family
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by Byars, Betsy Cromer
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Originally published by Harper & Row
Topics: Death, Guilt, Family, Death, Family life
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by Byars, Betsy Cromer; Grifalconi, Ann, illus
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Tony dislikes spending the summer on his aunt's farm until he discovers a black fox in the forest and tracks her to her den
Topics: Foxes, Farm life, Farm life
Books for People with Print Disabilities
by Ray Bradbury
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Topic: Science fiction, American
Source: removedNEL
Books for People with Print Disabilities
by Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012
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Topics: Academic Literacy, Reading Level-Grade 10, Reading Level-Grade 11, Reading Level-Grade 12, Reading...
Source: removedNEL
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by Mazer, Harry
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"Literature Circle Edition -- This special edition includes questions and activities to inspire discussion and enhance your reading"--P. [4] of cover
Topics: Manzanar War Relocation Center, World War, 1939-1945, World War, 1939-1945, Japanese Americans
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by Bawden, Nina, 1925-
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Thirteen-year-old Jane, whose quiet life with her two aunts is interrupted by sporadic visits from her seafaring father, tries to learn more about her half brother and sister after discovering that her father remarried ten years ago
Topics: Family problems, Brothers and sisters, Aunts, Brothers and sisters
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by Bawden, Nina, 1925-2012
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When eight-year-old Cora is sent to stay next door with the seemingly pleasant woman called Aunt Sunday, she is tormented by Aunt Sunday's mean-spirited, deceitful daughter, but finds an ally in Aunt Sunday's elderly mother
Topics: Honesty, Old age, Parent and child, Self-reliance, Honesty, Old age, Parent and child,...
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by Bawden, Nina
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Topic: Children's stories in English 1945- Texts
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by Bawden, Nina, 1925-
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When a mysterious eighteen-year-old comes to live with his grandparents and three half-cousins, sinister things begin to happen
Topics: Family life, Mystery and detective stories
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by Bawden, Nina
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Originally published: London: Gollancz, 1976
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by Bawden, Nina, 1925-
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Nine-year-old Phillip has always lived with his grandmother, but when his widowed father remarries he finds that he must suddenly adjust to a new way of life with his father and stepmother
Topics: Grandmothers, Fathers and sons, Stepmothers, Friendship, Grandmothers, Fathers and sons,...
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by Bawden, Nina, 1925-
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Carrie and her younger brother spend World War II as evacuees in a small Welsh village where Carrie, upset by a family feud, commits an act that haunts her for thirty years
Topic: Wales -- Fiction.
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by Bawden, Nina, 1925-
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When a confidence man disappears with Fred's grandmother's savings, the five children of the committee set out to find the man and recover the money
Topic: Detective and mystery stories
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by Brackston, Paula
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Topics: Witches, Warlocks, Immortality
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by Ballard, J. G., 1930-2009
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favorite 11
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945, Boys, English fiction
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by Austen, Jane, 1775-1817
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-376)
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Topics: Social classes, Young women, Courtship, Sisters
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by Atwood, Margaret, 1939-
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Set in 21st century America, under post-feminist totalitarian rule, the story of Offred whose one purpose is to breed
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Dystopias, Misogyny, Women, Dystopias, Man-woman relationships, Misogyny,...
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by Alcock, Vivien
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"A Yearling Book."
Topics: Sisters, Kidnapping, Sisters, Kidnapping
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by Achebe, Chinua
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[This book is] a simple story of a "strong man" whose life is dominated by fear and anger ...Uniquely ...African, at the same time it reveals [the author's] ... awareness of the human qualities common to men of all times and places.-Back cover
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Topics: Igbo (African people), British, Men, Race relations